Steel Engraving Portrait. "Robert Anderson"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Engraving, circa 1900s (3 x 5 1/2 inch) of Robert Anderson (1805-1871) in military uniform. Wounded in the Mexican-American War, served in the military till being put at Fort Sumter to witness the beginning of the Civil War and became the "hero of Fort Sumter". Was a brigadier-general in 1861 while commanding the Department of Kentucky and Cumberland, made a major-general in 1865. Was at Fort Sumter in 1865 when the original flag was re raised.

Title: Steel Engraving Portrait. "Robert Anderson"

Author Name: Anonymous

Illustrator: Engraved By W.T. Bather.

Categories: Civil War,

Binding: No Binding

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 10601

Keywords: CIVIL WAR VETERAN, MEXICAN-AMERICAN WAR. DK-36,